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Volume 11, Number 37
September 10, 2012


Physical sciences
Technology
Life sciences
Neuroscience, psychology, behavior
Health and medicine
Physical sciences

Dark matter
Reionization epoch
Lithium anomaly

Technology

Life sciences

ENCODE results

Neuroscience, psychology, and behavior

Health and medicine



Physical sciences


Dark matter

References:
  1. September 4, 2012 - The mystery of dark matter may be near to being deciphered
Technical papers:
  1. Planck Intermediate Results. IX. Detection of the Galactic haze with Planck
Background


Reionization epoch

References:
  1. September 4, 2012 - Explosion of galaxy formation lit up early universe
Technical papers:
  1. Cosmic microwave background constraints on the duration and timing of reionization from the South Pole Telescope
  2. Cosmic microwave background constraints on the duration and timing of reionization from the South Pole Telescope
Background, Background


Lithium anomaly

References:
  1. September 5, 2012 - A Cluster with a Secret
  2. September 5, 2012 - Universe is Still Missing its Lithium
  3. September 5, 2012 - Lithium mystery deepened by galaxy gas probe
  4. September 6, 2012 - Mystery over apparent dearth of lithium 7 in universe deepens
  5. September 6, 2012 - Missing cosmic lithium shows up in a neighboring galaxy
  6. September 6, 2012 - Mysterious star challenges view of clusters
  7. September 7, 2012 - Notre Dame astrophysicists publish new approach to cosmic lithium in the early universe - also here, here
Technical papers:
  1. Lithium and sodium in the globular cluster M4. Detection of a Li-rich dwarf star: preservation or pollution?
  2. Lithium synthesis in microquasar accretion
  3. Observation of interstellar lithium in the low-metallicity Small Magellanic Cloud
Background, Background



Technology



Life sciences


ENCODE results

References:
  1. September 5, 2012 - Human Genome Is Much More Than Just Genes
  2. September 5, 2012 - ENCODE: The human encyclopaedia
  3. September 5, 2012 - Getting to Know the Genome
  4. September 5, 2012 - New DNA Encyclopedia Attempts to Map Function of Entire Human Genome
  5. September 5, 2012 - Cataloging the controlled chaos of the human genome
  6. September 5, 2012 - "Junk" DNA Holds Clues to Common Diseases
  7. September 5, 2012 - Major advances in understanding the regulation and organization of the human genome
  8. September 5, 2012 - Team releases sequel to the human genome
  9. September 5, 2012 - Researchers identify biochemical functions for most of the human genome
  10. September 5, 2012 - Bits of Mystery DNA, Far From 'Junk', Play Crucial Role
  11. September 5, 2012 - Scientists Unveil 'Google Maps' For Human Genome
  12. September 5, 2012 - Researchers: 'Junk' DNA plays major role in disease
  13. September 5, 2012 - 'Junk DNA' concept debunked by new analysis of human genome
  14. September 5, 2012 - New DNA encyclopedia shows complex inner workings - also here
  15. September 5, 2012 - Human genome far more active than thought
  16. September 6, 2012 - Decade-long DNA project prompts 'gene' redefinition
  17. September 6, 2012 - DNA database unlocks map to genetic disease
  18. September 6, 2012 - Don't junk the 'junk DNA' just yet
  19. September 6, 2012 - Global project reveals just how active our 'junk' DNA is
  20. September 6, 2012 - 'Occupy' comes to DNA: A genome for the 99 percent
  21. September 6, 2012 - Analysis debunks concept of 'junk DNA'
  22. September 6, 2012 - Fighting about ENCODE and junk
  23. September 6, 2012 - Inside the Mysterious Dark Matter of the Human Genome
Technical papers:
  1. An integrated encyclopedia of DNA elements in the human genome
Background



Neuroscience, psychology, and behavior



Health and medicine


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